Validation the identity of the user, usually with username and password authentication.

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Is it possible to import user profile from an external source, not from active directory

How do I import user profile directly from an external source (SQL database) without using active directory? The common usual solution is to have a SharePoint privilege account that have the ...
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FederatedAuthentication - Signout from multiple sites

I have few sibling sites and when I login in one of them and redirect to the other one - I am authenticated in that site through "Pages_LoginCatch.aspx" page with ssoToken and ...
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Accessing OneDrive from provider hosted app using CSOM

Is it possible to access the MySites OneDrive in SharePoint Online from a provider hosted app? App Permissions (for testing): Tenat Full Control Site Full Control Web Full Control My Code: using (...
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Authentication, Token Generation & Mgmt, Sliding Session Mgmt in Multi Tenant SharePoint 2013 environment and Integration with ASP.Net MVC based SPA

I have a .Net MVC based Single Page Application (built using Angular JS and WebAPIs). This calls a middle layer (Business Logic Layer, which has .Net Classes), which in turn calls into SharePoint 2013 ...
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Equivalent for Authentication.asmx in SharePoint 2013

Everyone knows that SharePoint has a web service (ASMX), called Authentication.asmx, which is a good web service for doing authentication. It has a method called Login, which takes username and ...
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Security Token Generation in Trusted Identity Provider for SharePoint 2013

I am using Thinktecture Identity Provider for SharePoint 2013. I know that, for FBA, we can generate security token for user authentication using SPSecurityContext.SecurityTokenForFormsAuthentication. ...
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Complete Authentication Flow for Forms Claims User in SharePoint 2013

I would like to understand the complete Authentication flow for a Forms Claims user in SharePoint 2013. Below is my high level understanding. Please correct it if it is wrong. Also, please ...
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SSRS using SharePoint list - integrated security vs. stored credentials

I have an SSRS report that uses a SharePoint list as a data source. The report works using integrated security; however not all of the users will have access to the list (and I cannot grant additional ...
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D4257: X.509 certificate 'CN=SharePoint Security Token Service, OU=SharePoint, O=Microsoft, C=US' validation failed by the token handler

I am trying to build a Security Token, Serialize, Read and Validate it, all inside a Console Application. Following is the code. I am getting an exception while trying to Validate the Token. The ...
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SharePoint 2010 SPA application with AngularJS - authentificaiton

I am planning a huge application based on SharePoint 2010. I would like to focus/create as much as possible on the AngularJS. I will try to create a single page application (this mean Client Side App)....
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Authentication in Remote App Using the Cross-Domain Library

What's a good authentication mechanism to use in my remote app that is accessed via cross-domain library (SP.RequestExecutor.js) javascript code in a publishing SharePoint page in my host web? ...
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Disable User from Sharepoint 2013 using Web Service

For an integration between SharePoint 2013 and CRM i need to enable/disable form authentication users of SP2013 from CRM. I thought i could use the standard SP web service but i didn't know if this ...
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Custom STS Service, Tokens and Authentication for SP 2013

Is it possible to develop a custom STS, custom token for authentication in SP2013? If yes, can anyone point to any good links or resources to achieve this? I have seen some links, but they are mostly ...
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Sliding Sessions in SharePoint 2013

Can anyone please explain Sliding Sessions in SP 2013 clearly? I referred some links given below. But every link seems to be explaining things differently and I am getting more confused. http://blog....
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Doubts on SP infrastructure

My client has 2 WFEs. I have seen that the web applications and sites that I create in 1 server are mirrored in another server. But if I try to access sites under those web apps from another wfe using ...
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Auth not working for SharePoint hosted Apps. Fiddler fixes Issue?

I've setup the whole SharePoint 2013 App Domain stuff many times on different configurations without issues, but now I have one customer installation with some weird behaviour. If I start an App ...
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Users do not have access rights to the site randomly

I meet a problem with some users. They are in a active directory group which is in a Sharepoint group. They cannot randomly connect to sharepoint site ("sorry this site hasn't been shared with you"). ...
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Open office document pops up login dialog

We have a problem with opening Office documents where some users get a login dialog and others don't. If the user press Cancel the dialog disappears and the document is opened properly. If the enter ...
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Using EnsureUser with ADFS

I am trying to take some users and author them to list item posts. The SPWeb.EnsureUser() method works fine on a server only utilizing AD, but not one that is using ADFS. Here is my attempt at ...
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How to use SP credentials to authenticate user for external WCF service by javascript

I have an application page in SP with javascript and by this javascript code I'd need to call external self hosted WCF service from different domain with some authentication.(The WCF service is able ...
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General question about authentication in SharePoint Online

I develop a SharePoint Online Provider hosted add-in. My question is, does SharePoint Online use the Azure AD to authenticate the Users, Or is there any extra configuration neccessary for this?
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Can't pass authentication to browse a sharepoint site

I am trying to browse a sharepoint site in IE8 from the server where it is deployed. When I am promped to enter my credentials i enter them but this doesn't work. The box keeps appearing and asks me ...
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Creating an app which uses ADFS auth

First off, apologies if this question is vague, but it's because I'm really a little unsure on what it is I am doing with regards to a task I was given. In a nutshell, our company has created a ...
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Detect Failed Authentication

What is the best way to detect failed authentication attempts when using classic (Windows) authentication? If using FBA, we could use the Health Monitoring feature of ASP.NET and hook to event ...
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How to access via WebDAV without clicking “Open in Explorer View”

We were successful at having WebDAV access to a Sharepoint Site on Office 365. The issue is that this only works after the users clicks "Open in Explorer View" at least once. Then when the session ...
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Which site template should be used for the mixed authentication?

Let's say that a client has requirement like this: Client has to create a SharePoint 2013 on-prem application which will have few lists and which should be accessed by three different types of user ...
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User Creation in SharePoint

One of my client need a internet published SharePoint Portal for his customers, he want to give credentials to his customer to login in that portal but do not want to create those credential in his AD....
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How to authenticate in a SharePoint 2013 Mobile App

I am developing a mobile app and need to authenticate SharePoint 2013 from mobile app for the content. How can this be implemented ?(without having to send the username and password with each ...
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Use CMIS endpoint via tool or script? (no human web login step)

I am trying to access a Rackspace-hosted SharePoint 2013 Demo site via CMIS. Unfortunately, I get this error: I am sure the CMIS URL is correct, because I receive an app:service XML file when I ...
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(NT AUTHORITY\authenticated users) login to subsites-SP 2013

intranet has department subsites (HR,IT,sales,..). i break inheritance at each subiste and grant access to (HR group to HR site, IT group to IT site,.,.) when I add "NT AUTHORITY\authenticated users" ...
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Active Directory Auhtentication for Sharepoint MVC On-Premises App

Probably a stupid question, but I have some trouble understanding if both normal MVC application Organizational Accounts On-Premises Authentication and On-Premises high-trust app authentication for ...
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Load Balancer requesting authentication infrequently SharePoint 2013

We have 2 WFE's and a Citrix NetScaler load balancer (LB). We have issues where the load balancer 'randomly' requests user to authenticate. We know this because the load balancer URL is shown in the ...
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After a farm restore, going to web application shows Sign In, Select credentials page

I have a scratch SharePoint farm to use for testing and experimenting. I used Wrox's "Professional SharePoint 2013 Administration" to set up the farm. I did a farm backup using the Central ...
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How to call (_vti_bin) SOAP web service in SharePoint Online 2013 from dot net web application

I m trying to hit SP Online asmx web services and update a list item. I have the code below which I m trying to run. /*Declare and initialize a variable for the Lists Web service.*/ ...
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NTLM vs Kerberos

I just want to know the difference between NTLM and Kerberos. When to use NTLM and Kerberos and when not to use it? Why do you need to use Kerberos for authenticated feeds? Our admin is asking me why? ...
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How to log/audit windows user logins?

How can I capture Window's authenticated user's logging into the site? Forms users are easy enough to capture since they must go through the login form, but Window's users are either prompted with the ...
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Make WebRequest to auth type Windows | Wss 3.0

I have wss 3.0 with auth type Integrated Windows Authentication/Kerberos. I want to make custom login form. I developed below codes. After executed I got error: The remote server returned an error: (...
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Powershell to set a Web Application's Trusted Identity Provider to an STS and NTLM?

I've created a custom STS and have setup trust with SharePoint via New-SPTrustedIdentityTokenIssuer. I can use Central Admin to configure a Web Application to use both NTLM and the STS, however I can'...
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SSO between Sharepoint 2013 and another asp.net website using asp.membership provider form authentication

I have been trying to setup authentication between SharePoint and another asp website. SharePoint has been setup to use FBA membership provider, the same database used by the asp.net website. The ...
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Office 365 SharePoint Authentication from Objective-C on IOS

I want to create an IOS app that connects to my Office365 SharePoint team site using the list rest services. How do I do authentication? Any examples?
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AppRedirect.aspx to SharePoint App pages - Authentication

We're currently developing an SharePoint Online app that is hosted in Azure. We can navigate to the app via the Site Contents of the page and loads correctly. What we would ideally like is to be able ...
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SharePoint authentication in external page

We have a webapp, which is hosted on a normal IIS. Our client wants to host the webapp in a SharePoint page. This is how the page roughly looks: <sharepoint site> <div> <...
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How to implement 2 factor authentication in Sharepoint 2010?

Can anyone please mention how to implement 2 factor authentication in Sharepoint 2010? I have been reading alot of stuff. but can not figure out what exactly should I do first. Can anyone atleast ...
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Unable to change SharePoint account password in SharePoint 2010

I was trying to start Microsoft SharePoint Foundation Sandboxed Code Service But it threw The password for the account domainName\empID, as currently stored in SharePoint, is not the same as the ...
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HTTP 403 Forbidden on SOAP calls

When I do some calls to SOAP services to SharePoint 2010 site (e.g. CopyIntoItemsLocal from Copy.asmx or CheckInFile from Lists.asmx) I get HTTP 403 Forbidden. I suspect this is somehow requires ...
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REST calls between applications

I have a series of SharePoint applications, one being our Intranet site and one being a system for serviceinformation on our IT-systems (itstatus). I really want to make a section of out intranet ...
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Using Authentication.asmx Login gives HTTP 500 error

I try to login to SharePoint 2010 via Authentication.asmx service from native C++ application and get HTTP 500 response.I saw HTTP 500 before in case of malformed SOAP request but what's wrong with it ...
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Enabling Basic Authentication For A Specific SharePoint Instance

My web host claims that he is unable to meet our company's request of enabling Basic Authentication for our hosted SharePoint site. While I understand that we can use NTLM, we are hoping for a ...
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Authenticate Web Services with currently logged in users credentials

I have a Sharepoint solution that uses the Security and Resources ASMX web services. I'm currently using the hard-coded way of authenticating these services, but I want to implement a more universal ...
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Authenticating against Office 365 SharePoint Online from an asp.net page in Azure

I would like to authenticate against my SharePoint Online from my asp.net webpage in Azure. What are the steps to get this started? Will this be via the client model? Has anyone done this ...